Museumopolis

Urban Investigations

Museumopolis

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

What is asylum?

Making Policy Public

What is asylum?

Voice Recognition

Urban Investigations

Voice Recognition

The Newtown Creek BOA

Technical Assistance

The Newtown Creek BOA

Bottled Up

City Studies

Bottled Up

launch event

Monday, March 27, 2017 5:33PM

We’re excited to announce our latest tool in our Envisioning Development program, What Is FAR?  A companion to our What Is Zoning? Toolkit, What is FAR? is an online, interactive tool to help community members get a grip on the slippery concept of Floor Area ... more

 

Thursday, March 16, 2017 6PM

Zoning law regulates land use across the city, and shapes buildings, blocks, and whole neighborhoods. It can be a tool for preservation or for rapid physical and economic development. But how does it work? And how can every day folks get involved in the decision-making ... more

launch event

On March 3rd, 2017 students from the International Community High School celebrated the debut of “Show Me the Money!"

news

Thursday, March 2, 2017 5:02PM

What’s better than one of our newest Making Policy Public posters? All four of our newest Making Policy Public posters! These posters will help this wild world make sense again, one complex policy issue at a time. For a limited time only, we are offering A ... more

news

Thursday, March 2, 2017 4:30PM

Finding a job after you’re released from prison is difficult. Some employers discriminate against people with criminal records, and explaining a gap in your resume is tricky. New York City recently passed the Fair Chance Act to protect formerly incarcerated New Yorkers ... more

news

Thursday, March 2, 2017 4:18PM

Enrolling in NYC public high schools is an overwhelming and difficult process. There are over 600 schools students can choose from and not all of them may be the right one. Many immigrant students and their families don’t know that they have the right to ask for help ... more

 

Thursday, March 2, 2017 3:44PM

For college student survivors of sexual violence, reporting an incident can be a difficult and confusing process to take on alone. There are federal laws requiring universities to provide support and protection from discrimination for survivors, but these laws are hard to ... more

news

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:46PM

CUP is thrilled to announce our Making Policy Public collaborations for 2017! We will work with four groups of inspiring designers and advocates to break down complex policy issues so that more people can be involved in the decision-making impacting their ... more

news

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:07PM

Choosing where to live, who to live with, and how to live one’s life are basic rights. But for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) it can be particularly difficult to access those rights. In the past, living with family or in group homes may ... more

news

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 4:43PM

CUP is excited to announce the 2017 Public Access Design Fellows.  The incoming group of designers and artists will work with CUP over the coming year, and learn about our participatory design  methods. Several of the fellows will also get ... more

open call

Monday, February 6, 2017 5PM

This election year has been a challenging time for those of us working to dismantle the systems that create and maintain inequity in our society. As a resource ally, CUP will continue to support the advocates on the frontlines of the social justice movement with the tools ... more

 

Thursday, February 2, 2017 4:53PM

When our communities are under attack, accessible and reliable information becomes more important than ever. As our immigrant communities face new challenges and restrictions on their liberty, we wanted to highlight resources from the CUP archives that may be useful in the ... more

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Technical Assistance

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Air it Out

City Studies

Air it Out

Your School, Your Choice!

Making Policy Public

Your School, Your Choice!

The Internet is Serious Business

Urban Investigations

The Internet is Serious Business

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Technical Assistance

Is Your Neighborhood Getting Too Expensive?

Housing Court Help

Public Access Design

Housing Court Help

Share, Where?

Urban Investigations

Share, Where?

How Can I Improve My Park?

Making Policy Public

How Can I Improve My Park?